Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra

Last Thursday I saw Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra perform at the National Theatre – literally around the corner from my apartment. Philharmonic season is summer, so it was lucky finding this special winter performance. Sarajevo native Samra Gulamović is the orchestra’s principal conductor. Toshio Yanagisawa was guest conductor, with soloist Boštjan Lipovšek. History Sarajevo Philharmonic Orchestra…

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Bosnia and Herzegovina – Počitelj, Medjugorje, Mostar

The day tour to Bosnia was interesting, and since my time in Dubrovnik is over soon, I decided to go rain or shine. Unfortunately, the weather was terrible and put a damper on photos and exploring. A dual-citizen, our guide shared history, folktales, and side stories about his life in Bosnia and Croatia. Day Tour…

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Dubrovnik Croatia Reflections

It’s an understatement that Dubrovnik is a vast change from Berlin! With the 90/180 visa rule, I had to exit EU Schengen countries. Of all the options, Croatia was the right choice. Dubrovnik in Winter Some say visiting Dubrovnik in winter is crazy, but I love the time here, even though it can get windy and…

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